Re: Suggested edit
- Date: Fri, 17 Mar 2017 16:57:19 +0000
- From: Lisi Reisz <lisi.reisz@xxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: Suggested edit
On Friday 17 March 2017 16:45:31 Catherine Gramze wrote:
> It is more important to not intimidate the beginner.
Not, it isn't. Debian is for experts, or would-be experts, or those who will
never be experts but like to pretend.
I am so sad that Debian is becoming more and more Ubuntu-ised. For those who
want and like Ubuntu, Ubuntu exists.
> We were all a beginner
Yes, we were. And we either managed, had help (I had a lot AND used Libranet
(an easier true derivative - used Debian sources, but pinned) or used a
We neither expect nor demand that Windows be installable by all and sundry,
from scratch, on an empty machine.